Sergey Karasev Rumors

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Sergey Karasev
Sergey Karasev
Position: None
Born: 10/26/93
Height: 6-7 / 2.01
Weight:197 lbs. / 89.4 kg.
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What drove him to this decision? “Probably the main reason that made me come back to Russia is to play in a team where I can lead”, said the 22-year old swingman in an exclusive interview with Russian website SportsDaily.ru. “This is a challenge for me. To feel like a leader, to prove to myself that I’m ready for this role. Ι want to be one of the key persons in a team, not just go in for ten minutes. I hope that Zenit will be successful in VTB League and then it will be possible for me to go back to the NBA.”
Storyline: Sergey Karasev Free Agency
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Vasily Karasev, head-coach of Zenit Saint Petersburg and father of Sergey Karasev, said that his son will no longer play for the Nets next season. Brooklyn decided to not pick up the option on Karasev’s contract for 2016-2017 season, so Russian player will be an unrestricted free-agent this summer. In an interview with Izvestia.ru coach Karasev said: ‘Sergey is fine, he’s already working for the next season. It’s too early to say where he’ll play next season. We will consider all the options, both from NBA and Europe. One thing is for sure, Sergey won’t play for the Nets next season’
Storyline: Sergey Karasev Free Agency
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In an interview with RT, the English language Russian TV channel, Sergey Karasev says his “main option, his first first option” is to stay in the NBA, but he did not mention a return to the Nets. “Everybody knows that this is my third year and I’m going to be an unrestricted free agent. I have an opportunity to play right now and work hard try to improve my game, try to show coaches and show this league I can be here and can be successful here.”
Storyline: Sergey Karasev Free Agency